Sesquicentennial Celebration of Capture of Major Andre

Object Number: 
INV.5169
Date: 
ca. 1930
Medium: 
Silk, metal, plastic, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 2 in. ( 14.6 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Badge consisting of ornate gilt metal and plastic pin-back badge bar with inserted paper tag labelled "GUEST"; light blue silk satin ribbon suspended beneath; inscription printed in gold: "SESQUI CENTENNIAL/CELEBRATION/OF/CAPTURE OF/MAJOR/ANDRE/1780 - 1930/THE TARRYTOWNS/N. Y."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group